News Archive

16th February 2018
The new season at the Royal Court Theatre will include Thomas Eccleshare's Instructions For Correct Assembly, a dark comedy exploring the failure of modern parenting, directed by Hamish Pirie, opening on 13th April; and the premieres of Rory Mullarkey's Pity, a comically probing ...
2nd February 2018
The recent Chichester Festival Theatre production of Shakespeare's King Lear, with Ian McKellen and Sinead Cusack, directed by Jonathan Munby, will be remounted at the Duke of York's Theatre from 12th July. Gore Vidal's The Best Man, about power, ambition, political secrets and...
26th January 2018
Moliere's Tartuffe, in a new adaptation by Christopher Hampton, relocating the action to contemporary Hollywood, where a French film tycoon comes under the spell of an American evangelist, directed by Gerald Garutti, performed in both French and English with dual surtitles, will ...
19th January 2018
The Maly Drama Theatre of St Petersburg will play a season at the Haymarket Theatre from 8th to 20th May, comprising Anton Chekhov's Uncle Vanya, a tale of unrequited love, dogged perseverance, and the strength of the human spirit; and Vasily Grossman's Life And Fate, a semiautobiographical...
12th January 2018
The Selfish Giant, a new folk opera by Guy Chambers, adapted from Oscar Wilde's children's story in which a giant faces eternal winter because he won't allow anyone to enter his garden, directed by Bill Buckhurst, will play at the Vaudeville Theatre from 10th to 14th April. The...
5th January 2018
This year's Shakespeare's Globe season will include in the Globe: Shakespeare's Hamlet and As You Like It, presented without a director by an ensemble including Federay Holmes, Bettrys Jones, Jack Laskey, Nadia Nadarajah, Pearce Quigley, Shubham Saraf, Elle While, Tanika Yearwood...